Abhi Sukal 12 August 2021
minakshi bindhani 29 September 2021
As per your concerned query!
Section 438 of the CrPC makes it clear that anticipatory bail or advance bail petitions could be filed only before a court of sessions or a High Court. Since a special court acts as a Magistrate court during the initial stages of taking cognizance of a case and performs the duty of a sessions court only during trial, it was not empowered to entertain a plea for anticipatory bail. The Madras High court held that in a decision V.Sridharan vs State on 25 October, 19
Hope it clarifies the issues